by Scott Keyes Posted on July 2, 2015
"Look at these guys, busting their butts in the sun. It's 107 degrees Fahrenheit, it was 115 degrees earlier."
by Igor Volsky & Victoria Fleischer Posted on July 2, 2015
The Obama administration has announced new regulations that would dramatically expand the number of salaried workers eligible for overtime pay.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on July 2, 2015
The states most directly impacted by the massive spill announced a deal to settle years of litigation with the oil giant for a total of $18.7 billion.
by Zack Ford Posted on July 2, 2015
In Tennessee, there's nothing illegal about refusing to sell screwdrivers to gay people.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on July 2, 2015
"You can't say, 'Oh, I'm sorry, there were other ballerinas who are better than you who we're going to hire.' It's very difficult to say that when you have Misty Copeland in the room."
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 2, 2015
India is the world's third-largest emitter of carbon dioxide, which causes climate change.
Gay, lesbian, and bisexual people can find relief from housing discrimination, but not in all cases.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 2, 2015
"State and local lawmakers may not be able to outright ban women’s access to safe, legal abortion, but that hasn’t stopped them from trying."
Homeless shelters are currently stretched to the limit, accommodating nearly 60,000 homeless people in New York City every night.
by Justin Salhani Posted on July 2, 2015
Domestic terrorism has often taken a back seat to plans of foreign terror attacks following the massive loss of human life on 9/11.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on July 2, 2015
How can scientists and breeders find the right gene to make cattle more resilient -- and productive -- in a warming, crowded world?
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on July 1, 2015
Paul met with outlaw rancher Cliven Bundy, who infamously caused an armed standoff with federal officials after he refused to pay more than $1 million in grazing fees owed to taxpayers.
by Elise Shulman -- Guest Contributor & Shiva Polefka - Guest Contributor Posted on July 1, 2015
The oil company appears undeterred, saying it still intends to drill.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 1, 2015
The cannabis legalization measure Oregon voters approved last year is now officially in effect. But it could be more than a year before the state's retail sales system catches up.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on July 1, 2015
Europe isn’t the only continent to see record high temperatures in recent weeks.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on July 1, 2015
Cubans and Americans could both enjoy access to cheaper, better medicine and health care, if Republicans agree to lift the economic embargo.